Monthly Archives: May 2016

Connecticut War Memorials: Riverview Cemetery, Shelton CT

Connecticut War Memorials: I yearly contribute to the Honor Roll Project of  Heather Wilkinson Rojo – the purpose is to photograph and transcribe Veteran names for family research. Heather’s Blog can be found at http://nutfieldgenealogy.blogspot.com/ Riverview Cemetery, Shelton, CT. The Riverview Cemetery is located … Continue reading

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Connecticut War Memorials: Riverfront Memorial – Shelton, CT.

I yearly contribute to the Honor Roll Project of  Heather Wilkinson Rojo – the purpose is to photograph and transcribe Veteran names for family research. Heather’s Blog can be found at http://nutfieldgenealogy.blogspot.com/ Connecticut War Memorials Shelton Riverfront War Memorial: Shelton, CT. Angelo Terlizzi   … Continue reading

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Connecticut War Memorials – Plumb Memorial Library War Memorial – Shelton CT.

  I yearly contribute to the Honor Roll Project of  Heather Wilkinson Rojo – the purpose is to photograph and transcribe Veteran names for family research. Heather’s Blog can be found at http://nutfieldgenealogy.blogspot.com/ Connecticut War Memorials – Plumb Memorial Library War Memorial Shelton, CT. … Continue reading

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Weekend Weathervanes: Ponemah Mill – Taftville, CT

Weekend Weathervanes: Now I know what to do with those photos – “thanks” to Heather Wilkinson Rojo at Nutfield Genealogy; she blogs Weekly Wednesday Weathervanes  in New Hampshire.  Please check out her page and enjoy the many unusual weathervane photos and often … Continue reading

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Letters & Papers from the Trunk in the Hall: Letter from Mayor O’Dwyer; March 24, 1949

  Letters & Papers from the Trunk in the Hall: Letter from Mayor O’Dwyer; March 24, 1949 The “Trunk in the Hall” held the letters and papers my grandparents saved – and they saved everything from cancelled checks, postcards telling … Continue reading

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Letters & Papers from the Trunk in the Hall: Western Union; March 2, 1945

Letters & Papers from the Trunk in the Hall: Western Union; March 2, 1945 The “Trunk in the Hall” held the letters and papers my grandparents saved – and they saved everything from cancelled checks, postcards telling of the next … Continue reading

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Southern Food and Memories: 2016 A to Z Challenge Reflections

Southern Food and Memories 2016: A to Z Challenge Reflections This was my first A to Z challenge participating in, and I loved it! Did I tell you how much fun I had in remembering, planning and writing and how … Continue reading

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Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #31

Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #31 I call my mother almost nightly to chat, hear how her day went, and as always, enjoy her stories. Several years back, I began scribbling on paper her … Continue reading

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Amusing Whimsical Stories: from my childhood

Amusing Whimsical Stories: from my childhood This memory had been filed away until a recent conversation with mama one night and she said, “remember when you and Janet used to walk to town with Harvey?” After much thought, memories of that imaginary friend … Continue reading

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Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #30

Conversations with Mama: You never know what she will say and more… #30 April 2, 2016: Mama just came in from working in the garden tonight when I called… “I have never seen such vegetation in my life as what’s … Continue reading

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